The Lighthouse

Site: Orillia

Service: The Lighthouse Temporary Emergency Woman's Shelter

Description (Service) Emergency Woman's shelter. Shelter guests receive dinner, breakfast and a bagged lunch.
Service Details
Public Comments Covid-19 During this time check-in can happen during anytime of the day. Bagged lunch can be picked up at Peter Street office.
Hours Office hours : Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm 
COVID-19 All community meals and drop-in services temporarily suspended 
Shelter Registration: Mon-Sun 4 pm-9 am 
Shelter Opens: 4 pm  
Shelter Dinner: 6 pm (Registered Participants Only) 
Shelter Intake: 7 pm 
Shelter Curfew: 9:30 pm 
Shelter guests receive Breakfast, Bagged Lunch, and Dinner 
Cooling Station -Extreme Weather only in conjunction with other city stations - Covid-19 Temporarily Closed 
Warming Station-Extreme Weather only in conjunctions with other city stations - Covid-19 Temporarily Closed
Areas Served Simcoe County ; Orillia
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
No restrictions * The Community Meal Program is provided for men, women, families & youth.  
Note: The shelter is provided for women 16 years and older
Application Community Meal Program & Emergency Shelter * can be accessed by Walk in  
We do not reserve beds.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
48 Peter St S
Orillia, ON L3V 5B1
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Intersection Peter St S and Colborne St E
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Soup Kitchen ; Not Accessible - Shelter
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-329-2265
After Hours Phone 705-329-2265 ext 114
Fax 705-329-3621
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Primary Contact Sara Ulrick, Client Services Supervisor, The Lighthouse; Phone: ext 102; Email:
Alternate Contact Trish Holloway, Operations Manager & Volunteer Coordinator, The Lighthouse; Phone: ext 101; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator The Lighthouse; Email:
Primary Executive Linda Goodall, Executive Director, The Lighthouse; Email:
Mailing Address Canada

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